Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,518 pages of information and 233,949 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
1918 Company formed under Canadian law
1919 Public sale of preference shares; the company's purpose was to exploit oil fields in Central and South America
1952 The Venezuelan properties were sold to some American oil men
1964 Final dealing in the shares on the London Exchange